Ethan Banks Tech podcaster & writer.



On the Packet Pushers Podcast Network, I work with co-hosts to bring the IT community together. Our shows are often ranked in Apple Podcasts’ technology top 40.

Think of Packet Pushers as professional career development that’s serious while also being snarky & entertaining.

My REGULAR shows

Packet Pushers Heavy Networking (our re-branded feed combining the “Weekly Show” and “Priority Queue”)
Routing & switching, SDN, security, SD-WAN, wireless, load balancing, the future of networking, startups, new products, design & build, IETF trends, academic research, open source projects.

Packet Pushers Datanauts
Infrastructure engineering, cloud, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, devops, data centers, scripting, automation, orchestration, security, containers, serverless, unikernels, virtualization, storage, full-stack.

Packet Pushers Briefings In Brief
Interesting presentations & briefings from vendors condensed into tight summaries.

Packet Pushers on YouTube
Analysis, opinion, and perspective on the IT industry with an emphasis on networking technologies.

My Occasional Shows

Packet Pushers Network Break
News from the world of IT with a focus on the tech companies that make enterprises and service providers work.

Gestalt IT On-Premise IT Roundtable
A 15 or so minute discussion that takes a technology premise and talks through it, sometimes with opposing viewpoints.

Ethan Banks Tech podcaster & writer.

Most people know me because I write & podcast about IT on the Packet Pushers network. I also co-authored "Computer Networks Problems & Solutions" with Russ White.

Find out more on my about page.